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Business Systems Administrator




United States-California-San Ramon



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Apply REF: 041882
What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world. We offer opportunities across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.

Essential Job Functions

  • Maintains, builds and administers data integration components of the Incentive Compensation Management system, including but not limited to data tables, ETL and interface maintenance; and may lead development of system components using product specific tools to create reports and other objects.
  • Performs complex system administration. Monitors and validates tasks are executed based on business requirements and are in compliance with bank policy.
  • Partners with IT, vendors and business system analysts in performing root cause analysis and recommendation of viable solutions. Serves as escalation point for department employees.
  • Reviews and analyzes trends, proposes and implements changes to reduce problem incidents. Ensures accuracy of all incidents reported for management reporting.
  • Notifies and keeps Business Unit and Department management abreast of system issues affecting the business.
  • Proactively looks to review, evaluate, and automate existing processes.
  • Ensures system administration documentation is up to date for all systems.

Other Job Duties

  • Proactively provides recommendations and implements solutions to improve business system health.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Experience

  • ·   Requires experience with MS Access and/or a SQL based database management system
  • · SQL development
  • · May have practical knowledge of project management.
  • · Requires 5 years minimum prior relevant experience.

Bachelor's Degree


  • Advanced knowledge of MS Access (queries, forms and reports)
  • Advanced SQL (SQL Server, MySQL, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of Financial Banking systems.
  • Strong knowledge of Systems Administration.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Experience in Process Improvement


Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.
Primary Location: United States-California-San Ramon Job Type: Full-time Job: Technology